Intercultural Studies Associate's Degree

The two-year Associate of Science in Intercultural Studies provides students with a foundational preparation for cross-cultural ministry. Career possibilities include entry-level mission and cross-cultural ministry positions.

Students in Intercultural Studies will benefit from Johnson’s accreditation, affordable tuition, and an experienced and engaged faculty dedicated to the spiritual formation and professional preparedness of each student.

When students complete this program, they will be able to do the following:

  • Identify and comprehend basic biblical, theological, and missiological foundations for their chosen ministry field.
  • Understand the fundamentals necessary to engage in missional ministry within world contexts.
  • Pursue Christian formational growth that facilitates cross-cultural ministry.

For a comprehensive list regarding program goals and objectives, see the catalog.

Professional Area Course Sampling
Foundations of Ministering Cross-Culturally 
Missiology
Encountering Cultures
Intercultural Communication
Missiological Anthropology
Introduction to Linguistics

Bible and Theology Course Sampling
Orientation to the Old Testament I
Orientation to the Old Testament II
Orientation to the New Testament
Fundamentals of Christian Faith
Exegetical Methods
Old Testament Poetry/Wisdom or Prophets Selective
New Testament Epistles or Gospels Selective